FILE - This Sept. 28, 2011, file photo shows the logo for Amazon during a news conference, in New York. Amazon is launching its site for handcrafted goods called Amazon Handmade on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, hoping to capitalize on shoppersí appetite for homemade goods ahead of the holiday season. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
FILE - This Sept. 28, 2011, file photo shows the logo for Amazon during a news conference, in New York. Amazon is launching its site for handcrafted goods called Amazon Handmade on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, hoping to capitalize on shoppersí appetite for homemade goods ahead of the holiday season. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) Mark Lennihan AP
FILE - This Sept. 28, 2011, file photo shows the logo for Amazon during a news conference, in New York. Amazon is launching its site for handcrafted goods called Amazon Handmade on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, hoping to capitalize on shoppersí appetite for homemade goods ahead of the holiday season. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) Mark Lennihan AP

Amazon takes on Etsy, launches craft site Handmade

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